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Author University, Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at Harvard
Title HPCR Manual on International Law Applicable to Air and Missile Warfare
Imprint New York : Cambridge University Press, 2013
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Note Intro -- Contents -- Foreword -- Introduction -- A. The Background of the Project -- B. The Process -- C. The Purpose of the HPCR Manual and Its Commentary -- (i) The Black-Letter Rules of the HPCR Manual -- (ii) The Accompanying Commentary -- D. Themes Excluded from the Manual -- E. Scope of the Manual -- F. Terminology -- Black-Letter Rules of the HPCR Manual on International Law Applicable to Air and Missile Warfare -- Section A: Definitions -- Section B: General Framework -- Section C: Weapons -- Section D: Attacks -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section E: Military Objectives -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section F: Direct Participation in Hostilities -- Section G: Precautions in Attacks -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- III. Specifics of attacks directed at aircraft in the air -- Section H: Precautions by the Belligerent Party Subject to Attack -- Section I: Protection of Civilian Aircraft -- I. General rules -- II. Enemy civilian aircraft -- III. Neutral civilian aircraft -- IV. Safety in flight -- Section J: Protection of Particular Types of Aircraft -- I. Civilian airliners -- II. Aircraft granted safe conduct -- III. Provisions common to civilian airliners and aircraft granted safe conduct -- Section K: Specific Protection of Medical and Religious Personnel, Medical Units and Transports -- Section L: Specific Protection of Medical Aircraft -- Section M: Specific Protection of the Natural Environment -- I. General rule -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section N: Specific Protection of Other Persons and Objects -- I. Civil defence -- II. Cultural property -- (i) Use of cultural property -- (ii) Attacks against cultural property -- III. Objects indispensable to the survival of the civilian population
IV. UN personnel -- V. Protection by special agreement -- Section O: Humanitarian Aid -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section P: "Exclusion Zones" and No-Fly Zones -- I. General rules -- II. "Exclusion zones" in international airspace -- III. No-fly zones in belligerent airspace -- Section Q: Deception, Ruses of War and Perfidy -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section R: Espionage -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section S: Surrender -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section T: Parachutists from an Aircraft in Distress -- Section U: Contraband, Interception, Inspection and Capture -- I. Enemy aircraft and goods on board such aircraft -- II. Neutral civilian aircraft -- III. Safeguards -- IV. Determination of enemy character -- Section V: Aerial Blockade -- Section W: Combined Operations -- Section X: Neutrality -- I. Scope of application -- II. General rules -- III. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section A Definitions -- Section B General Framework -- Section C Weapons -- Section D Attacks -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air and missile operations -- Section E Military Objectives -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air and missile operations -- Section F Direct Participation in Hostilities -- Section G Precautions in Attacks -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air and missile operations -- III. Specifics of attacks directed at aircraft in the air -- Section H Precautions by the Belligerent Party Subject to Attack -- Section I Protection of Civilian Aircraft -- I. General rules -- II. Enemy civilian aircraft -- III. Neutral civilian aircraft -- IV. Safety in flight -- Section J Protection of Particular Types of Aircraft -- I. Civilian airliners -- II. Aircraft granted safe conduct
III. Provisions common to civilian airliners and aircraft granted safe conduct -- Section K Specific Protection of Medical and Religious Personnel, Medical Units and Transports -- Section L Specific Protection of Medical Aircraft -- Section M Specific Protection of the Natural Environment -- I. General rule -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section N Specific Protection of Other Persons and Objects -- I. Civil defence -- II. Cultural property -- (i) Use of Cultural Property -- (ii) Attacks against Cultural Property -- III. Objects indispensable to the survival of the civilian population -- IV. UN personnel -- V. Protection by special agreement -- Section O Humanitarian Aid -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section P "Exclusion Zones" and No-Fly Zones -- I. General rules -- II. "Exclusion Zones" in international airspace -- III. No-fly zones in Belligerent Airspace -- Section Q Deception, Ruses of War and Perfidy -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section R Espionage -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section S Surrender -- I. General rules -- II. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Section T Parachutists from an Aircraft in Distress -- Section U Contraband, Interception, Inspection and Capture -- I. Enemy aircraft and goods on board such aircraft -- II. Neutral civilian aircraft -- III. Safeguards -- IV. Determination of enemy character -- Section V Aerial Blockade -- Section W Combined Operations -- Section X Neutrality -- I. Scope of application -- II. General rules -- III. Specifics of air or missile operations -- Appendix I Group of Experts -- A. Core Group of Experts -- Project Coordinator -- B. Government Experts -- C. Participants in Some Sessions of the Group of Experts -- Appendix II Sessions of the Group of Experts
Appendix III List of Informal Meetings with State Representatives -- A. Third Informal High Level Expert Meeting on Current Challenges to IHL ("Alabama III"), May 2006, Montreux (Switzerland) -- B. Regional Meetings -- B.1 Meeting in Australia (Asia-Pacific region) -- B.2 Meeting in Namibia (African region) -- B.3 Meeting in Canada -- C. Bilateral Meetings -- Appendix IV Drafting Committee: Members & Meetings -- A. Members of the Drafting Committee -- B. Meetings of the Drafting Committee as a Whole -- C. Final Editing -- Appendix V Table of Treaties (Chronological) -- Appendix VI Table of Abbreviations -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- L -- N -- O -- P -- R -- S -- U -- W -- Index
This Manual provides an up-to-date restatement of existing international law applicable to the conduct of air and missile warfare
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: University, Program on Humanitarian Policy and Conflict Research at Harvard HPCR Manual on International Law Applicable to Air and Missile Warfare New York : Cambridge University Press,c2013 9781107034198
Subject Air warfare (International law);Humanitarian law
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